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Photograph of Dr. Austin Allen Austin L. Allen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of History
History Program Coordinator
Office: N1009E
Tel.: 713-226-5217


BA, 1993


PhD, 2001, University of Houston

Research Interests

American Legal History; Antebellum United States, Early American Republic, and Late Twentieth-Century Youth Culture. 

Scholarly Activities

Imposing Sovereignty, Containing Slavery: Jacksonian Jurisprudence and the Origins of the Dred Scott Case (manuscript).

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